Chattanooga Tennessee (also known as the scenic city) is one of the largest cities in Tennessee and has a population of over 150,000. It sits next to two major lakes - Chickamauga and Nickajack – on the south end of Tennessee, just north of Georgia. Surrounded by picturesque mountains and ridges, the city has an interesting landscape that creates a powerful mix of urban and rustic scenery. Chattanooga is noted as being a particularly affordable travel destination and has been rated by Forbes in the top 10 best “Band for Your Buck” cities.
There are numerous attractions in Chattanooga. Along with natural attractions such as caverns and vivacious waterfronts, there are also cultural landmarks such as the famed Chattanooga Choo Choo Hotel and its large model train. Other notable landmarks are the Tennessee Aquarium, Chattanooga Zoo, and Ruby Falls.